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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 02' North
Longitude: 147° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.2"943.57 miwest0° 03' 14.9"3.73 misouth943.74 mi
24 hours11° 31' 52.0"749.58 mieast1° 43' 16.3"118.40 misouth762.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanSun 3:36 AM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 3:36 AM783 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 4:36 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaSun 2:36 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiSun 2:36 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaSun 2:36 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuSun 2:36 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoSun 2:36 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaSun 2:36 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSun 2:36 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouthwest SW
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